A CANAANITE TERRACOTTA DECORATED JUG
Please refer to our stock # P62 when inquiring.
Late Bronze Age (c. 1550-1200 BC)
Composed of an ovoid body with a cylindrical neck and a flaring rim. A handle is applied on either side of the body and is adorned with a series of repeating brown painted lines. Brown painted decoration is also found on the shoulder, body and rim of the vessel.
Small chip on the rim, otherwise intact.
7.58 x 4.08 inches (19.27 x 10.37 cm)
Worldwide Shipping and Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price.
Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.
Bibliography: Ruth Amiran, “Ancient Pottery of the Holy Land”, (Rutgers University Press, 1970), p.142-3; pl. 44.